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  • Healthy Workplaces Summit highlights best practice and policy solutions for managing an ageing workforce

    Leading European occupational safety and health (OSH) experts gather today in Bilbao, Spain, for the European Agency for Safety and Health at Work’s (EU-OSHA’s) Healthy Workplaces Summit. This summit marks the end of the highly successful Healthy Workplaces for All Ages campaign, aimed at promoting a sustainable working life in the context of an ageing European workforce. ...

  • Metering accuracy of Qdos pumps contributes to product excellence at historic papermill

    Since installation, the Qdos pumps have run with complete reliability, boosted precision considerably and saved thousands of pounds due to precise shade and chemical addition control and  a reduction in downtime, associated with a previously deployed pump. Based near Wells in Somerset, St Cuthberts Mill specialises in the manufacture of high-quality artists’ papers. The company makes ...

  • Safety Management Trends of 2013

    Challenges and opportunities shaped the occupational safety management landscape in 2013. Results of an earlier survey showed that safety professionals were cautiously optimistic as they braced themselves for another year of heavier workloads, international duties, and more pressing safety concerns. Let’s take a look at the safety management trends that defined the previous year… How ...


    By 360training.com, Inc.

  • Management, safety cited for radiation release

    Poor management, an eroding safety culture, ineffective maintenance and a lack of proper oversight are being blamed for a radiation release that contaminated 21 workers and shuttered the federal government's nuclear waste dump two months ago in southeastern New Mexico. The series of shortcomings are identified in a report to be ...


    By Associated Press

  • Driving Improvements in Safety Management Webinar

    One of the most critical components of your business is ensuring the safety of your employees. This isn’t just a requirement from a compliance perspective, it also ensures you aren’t exposed to undue risk and that your corporate performance is maximized. But managing this information can be overwhelming, particularly if you have multiple locations or a mobile workforce that is ...


    By Intelex Technologies Inc.

  • HazTek, Inc. highlights the benefits of contractor safety management

    Bruce Henderson, Principal and COO of HazTek, Inc., discussed the “Benefits of Contractor Safety Management” with the Northern New Jersey Federal Safety & Health Council at their quarterly meeting held on December 3rd, 2008 in Lyndhurst, NJ. Citing the risks associated with multiple contractors on construction sites, Bruce outlined how to reduce accidents and illnesses by identifying ...


    By HazTek, Inc

  • ISO 45001: Occupational Health and Safety Management Systems

    It is expected that in October 2016 the new ISO 45001 will be published. This standard regardingOccupational Health and Safety Management Systems - Requirements will serve as an add-on to existing standards such as ISO 14001 and ISO 9001. It will take various national and international labor standards into account. ISO 45001 will ...


    By EHS Insight

  • ISHM is Looking for Safety and Health Management Professionals

    The ISHM is looking for safety and health professionals to join the ranks of the organization’s prominent certificate holders.  The ISHM administers the prestigious Certified Safety and Health Manager (CSHM) certification program and the Associate Safety and Health Manager (ASHM) designation.   Professionals who distinguish their qualifications through the CSHM and ASHM programs ...

  • Intelex discusses Oil and Gas safety management in ISHN

    As in other high-risk sectors, workplace safety is of utmost importance in the Oil and Gas industry, where the smallest of near-misses and at-risk behaviours can result in devastating consequences for frontline workers, not to mention catastrophic environmental impacts. In light of this, it's hard to believe some oil and gas companies still rely on archaic, paper-based systems for EHS management. ...


    By Intelex Technologies Inc.

  • New EI publications to support process safety management

    The Energy Institute (EI) has released five new publications to further support effective process safety management across the energy sector and allied industries. Process safety management (PSM) is vital in ensuring the safe and continued operations in major accident hazard organisations. Previous incidents have shown that a holistic understanding of the many factors of PSM is required ...


    By Energy Institute (EI)

  • ISO 45001: Occupational Health and Safety Management Systems

    It is expected that in October 2016 the new ISO 45001 will be published. This standard regarding Occupational Health and Safety Management Systems - Requirements will serve as an add-on to existing standards such as ISO 14001 and ISO 9001. It will take various national and international labor standards into account. ISO ...


    By EHS Insight

  • A Head for Safety

    Progressive Technical Services Ltd, one of the UK's most experienced and fastest growing industrial and environmental services company has invested in an emergency ID system that works by storing personal health information on the hard hats of all operational staff. Richard Kay, Managing Director said: “Each member of staff is given his or her own ICE – In Case of Emergency – ...

  • Job Safety Analysis and Safety Alerts

    When you're working on the field, always remember to apply best practices and job safety analysis (JSA) to ensure a safe workplace. Below are insights into the JSA process, and how it helps manage occupational incidents. ...


    By EHS Insight

  • August Mack announces hiring of health and safety project manager in Indianapolis Office

    August Mack Environmental, Inc., a full-service environmental, health and safety consulting firm, is pleased to announce the hiring of Nancy Wade as the Health and Safety (H&S) Project Manager in its Indianapolis Office.With more than 20 years of experience, Wade specializes in managing Health and Safety programs at manufacturing facilities, training programs, H&S audits, industrial ...

  • ISO/DIS 45001 – A New Standard for Occupational Health and Safety Management Systems

    The latest stage in the development process of the ISO 45001 standard was reached on January 14, 2016 with the issuance of ISO/DIS 45001. This draft international standard describes the potential requirements for an Occupational Health and Safety Management Systems (OHSMS). It identifies the emerging changes expected to be in the final version of the standard, planned for publication in Q4 2016. ...


    By SGS

  • Baldwin County - Specialists in providing Safety Management Programs to Aviation Department

    Serving Aviation Industry Efficiently for the last 10 Years! In 2004, Donald E. Baldwin, a professional with more than 30 years of experience in general and business aviation, founded Baldwin Aviation. The company remains relatively small but overcomes budget and employee constraints to serve many of the smaller flight departments in the industry. The CEO and President Donald Baldwin ...


  • Enerplus to Manage Safety, Compliance and Sustainability with the KMI EHS Software Suite

    Enerplus, one of Canada’s oldest and largest independent oil and gas producers, has selected KMI to deliver enterprise environment, safety and sustainability management software. The implementation of the KMI EHS Software Suite is another step in Enerplus’ long history and deep commitment to both environmental stewardship and worker safety. Enerplus’ Sustainability Information ...


    By VelocityEHS

  • Environmental Health and Safety Task Manager version 3.0 released!

    M3V Data Management is pleased to announce the release of their web based software application EH&S Task Manager, version 3.0.  Not only is the new version built on a fast new platform, many features have been added making it the most affordable and easiest to use Environmental Management System on the market. Version 3.0 incorporates a new technology platform that’s unmatched in ...


    By M3V Data Management

  • Kelly-Moore Paints Selects Locus Cloud Software for Compliance and Safety Management

    Kelly-Moore Paint Company, Inc., a leader and innovator of waterborne-coating technology and one of the first companies to offer recycled paints and higher performance no-VOC paints, announced it has selected Locus Technologies' award-winning ePortal? platform to provide a comprehensive, integrated system for environmental compliance and safety management throughout the corporation's facilities. ...


    By Locus Technologies

  • Gartner recognizes Enablon as a leader in environmental, health & safety management systems

    Enablon, the world’s leading provider of Sustainability, EH&S and Operational Risk Management Software, announced it has been positioned by Gartner, Inc. in the Leaders Quadrant of the “Magic Quadrant Environmental, Health and Safety Management Systems ” report. Fourteen companies are assessed in the report based on their “Completeness of Vision” and ...


    By Enablon

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